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Great beginner telescope. It's primary flaw is that it's tripod doesn't stabilize well, so any movement leaves it jiggling for what seems like forever. It has three eyepieces with a x2 Barlow lens, which makes moon viewing amazing with the included H20mm eyepiece. The instructions on how to align the viewfinder with the telescope don't mention that you should choose a target point that is recognizable with the naked eye, like a lamp post at least 0.5mi away...
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ITEM#: 17269751Meade Infinity 50mm Altazimuth Refractor Telescope #209001 is Meade's most economical model. This lightweight and highly portable scope is a great choice for the beginning astronomer or home with a view. Includes simple to operate point and look mount with a very easy learning curve. Lens diameter is 50mm (2 inch). Telescope focal length of 600mm, f/12. This attractive and solidly constructed entry level telescope will let you see detail on the Moon, view the main division in the rings of Saturn, detect the cloud belts of Jupiter as well as its primary moons, and view the brighter deep sky objects like clusters and nebulae. Includes PC compatible astronomy software and instructional DVD. Features a 1.25 inches rack-and-pinion focuser, a sturdy altazimuth mount, dual slow motion control knobs for fine centering and tracking of objects, three 1.25 inches eyepieces (SR 4mm (150X), H 12mm (50X) and H 20mm (30X), 5x24 viewfinder, diagonal mirror, height adjustable full size tripod with aluminum legs and a convenient accessory tray. Add an optionally available erecting prism #07217 (sold separately) which will result in a fully corrected up/down and left to right image.
|Warranty||1 year Limited Manufacturer|
|Country of Origin||China|
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Meade Infinity 50mm Altazimuth Refractor Telescope